Proverbs 15:16

“Better is little with the fear of the LORD than great treasure and trouble therewith.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 15:16

Better is little with the feare of the Lord, then great treasure, and trouble therewith.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Better is a little with the fear of the LORD Than great treasure and turmoil with it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Better is little, with the fear of Jehovah, Than great treasure and trouble therewith.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Better is a little with the fear of the Lord, than great wealth together with trouble.
- Basic English Bible

Better is little with the fear of Jehovah than great store and disquietude therewith.
- Darby Bible

Better is little with the fear of the LORD, than great treasure and trouble with it.
- Webster's Bible

Better is little, with the fear of Yahweh, than great treasure with trouble.
- World English Bible

Better [is] a little with the fear of Jehovah, Than much treasure, and tumult with it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Better is little with the fear of the LORD, than great treasure and turmoil therewith.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 15:16

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 15:16


15:16 Trouble - Tumultuous lusts and passions, vexatious cares, and horrors of conscience.


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